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Friday, September 13, 2019
Rep. Welter thanks constituents for attending Town Hall meetings

Over the past two weeks, I’ve enjoyed speaking with and listening to local residents at town hall meetings in Morris, Plano, Wilmington, and Seneca. Thank you to everyone who took…


Thursday, July 18, 2019
Rep. Welter accepts “Friend of Infrastructure” award

State Rep. David Allen Welter received the “Friend of Infrastructure” award from the Transportation for Illinois Coalition held at the Tri-State Asphalt, LLC in Morris on Thursday. The award was…


Thursday, April 4, 2019
Welter bill to include speech as option for high school students passes House of Representatives

Bipartisan legislation to give high school students the option to complete one year of speech in order to fulfill a prerequisite for graduation received unanimous approval by the Illinois House…


Monday, March 11, 2019
Welter files legislation to help Coal City with ’15 tornado recovery

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has filed House Bill 3797, legislation to provide $2.6 million to the Village of Coal City for debt incurred for its cleanup and recovery…


Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Welter Signs on to Oppose Income Tax Hike on Illinois Families

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has signed on to co-sponsor House Resolution 153 today, legislation stating opposition to any measure that would allow for the creation of a graduated…


Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Rep. Welter Calls For Honest Dialogue on Illinois Taxes, Pensions

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Welter, Rezin seek meeting with Exelon, will advocate for workers at Dresden, Braidwood stations

State Senator Sue Rezin, R-Morris, and State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, have sent a letter to Exelon Corporation requesting a meeting to discuss the company’s statement in a filing…


Monday, February 4, 2019
Rep. Welter appointed Spokesperson on House Energy & Environment Committee

Serving three nuclear power plants and a natural gas facility in the most energy-oriented legislative district in Illinois, State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, has been appointed Republican Spokesperson on…


Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Rep. Welter to focus on quality of life issues, economic opportunity for families students as he begins new term

State Representative David Allen Welter, R-Morris, was sworn in for his second full term on Wednesday, joining all 118 members of the Illinois House of Representatives for the inauguration of…


Friday, December 28, 2018
New Laws for 2019

Immediately upon ringing in the New Year, 253 new laws will become effective in 2019 that have wide raging impact. Here are few of those laws families should know about: Children under…